PREMIUMBacterial infection, not power plant, caused turtle deaths: Officials

first_imgBengkulu Sepang-Bay-dead-turtles Sepang-Bay-power-plant power-plant coal-fired-power-plant bacterial-infection salmonella Linkedin Forgot Password ? LOG INDon’t have an account? Register here Topics : Google Log in with your social account Bengkulu authorities have concluded that the deaths of 28 turtles in Sepang Bay Beach were caused by a bacterial infection, ruling out earlier suspicions they were killed by untreated waste released by a nearby coal-fired power plant.  The Bengkulu Natural Resource Conservation Center (BKSDA Bengkulu), along with the Bengkulu Environment and Forestry Agency and the provincial station of the Meteorology Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG), announced the findings on Friday after conducting laboratory tests on the animals.“Any party unsatisfied with the government’s test results can challenge them scientifically, but don’t make conclusions unsupported by science,” said Yuliswani, a provincial administration assistant.Dead turtles have been found on the beach a number of times since April 2019. Some were caught in nets while others had plastic wa… Facebooklast_img read more

D’Tigress Start FIBA Women’s World Cup Campaign against Australia Today

first_imgAfter weeks of training which started in Atlanta and ended in Turkey, African Champions, D’Tigress will start their 2018 FIBA Women’s World Basketball cup campaign against Australia today by 12:30a.m. Nigerian time.D’Tigress who are ranked 34th in the world by FIBA will square up against world number 4, Australia at the San Cristobal de La Laguna, Santiago Martin Arena in Tenerife.Without any previous record of meeting, both sides’ target will be starting the tournament on a strong note with a win. Reacting before the game, D’Tigress Head coach Otis Hughley is confident of his team’s readiness to confront any opposition.“We were born ready for this. There is no point in coming to such events like this just to add to the numbers. We have done what we should have done within the time allowed for training and the general consensus in the team is that we are good to go.”D’Tigress having enjoyed an unprecedented support from the leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation are determined to repay the faith withworld-class performance at the highest stage of world basketball.Team captain, Adaora Elonu said she was grateful to the NBBF for their support.“We can’t thank the federation enough for this level of preparation. I have been around the national team set up for a while and I can confidently say this is the first time we’ve had this type of preparation.”She said the team is not under pressure heading into their first game as she promised that the girls are determined to try their best at the world cup.Besiktas of Turkey player, Evelyn Ahkator while echoing her team mates’ belief said that as African Champions, the onus lies on them not just to fly the Nigerian flag alone but that of every other basketball playing nation in Africa.“In 2017, nobody believed we could win the Afrobasket in Mali. It is our time to prove to the world that Nigeria is not a pushover.”The team will be hoping to make history as the first African team to win a world cup match and also record their first victory at the world stage.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

‘Ashaiman boy doesn’t fear Anfield’ – Thomas Partey steals show again as Atletico beat Liverpool

first_imgThomas Partey got the whole Liverpool midfield on highlight today.😂😂😂Every where Henderson, Wijnaldum, Chamberlain turns to, Partey after Partey After Partey after Partey #LIVATL— BadMan Cyph (@SteveCypha) March 11, 2020 Such a quality player Thomas Partey… Lifting the flag of Ghana— Pure_EmkayJnr (@PEmkayjnr) March 11, 2020 Thomas Partey definitely showed Liverpool how to partey after partey#LIVATL— John Maro (@JohnMaro10) March 11, 2020 Build the Black Stars team around Thomas Partey and we will win the world cup!— KALYJAY 🐦 (@gyaigyimii) March 11, 2020 Ghanaian international, Thomas Partey put up an outstanding display as Atlètico Madrid halted Liverpool’s UEFA Champions League defence at Anfield with a 3-2 win after extra-time.Amongst a squad of committed performances on Wednesday night, Partey was again one of the standout players.The 26-year-old midfielder was in the thick of everything for the Spanish giants as they slaughtered the defending champions at their own backyard.Partey recorded 5 tackles, 12 recoveries, 4 interceptions, and clearances each and blocked two vital shots that were goal-bound as Atlètico meandered to victory. We Ghanaians are proud of you Thomas Partey.— Tobi Samuel Snow (@iam_foleymessi) March 11, 2020 “Ashiaman boy no de fear Anfield”Thomas Partey was fearless as he helped Spanish giants, Atlètico de Madrid edge pass Liverpool in the Round of 16 in the UEFA Champions League -.Thomas just said to me Ashiaman boy no de fear Anfield, lol.— Rahman osman (@iamrahmanosman) March 11, 2020 Yeah no I’m 100% sold on Thomas Partey. Bring him to Old Trafford ASAP.— 🔰 United Rebuild 🔰 (@_lukewarmtakes) March 12, 2020‘It is a partee after partee, after partee’.when you ask a Liverpool fan if he wants to Party on Friday and he remembers Thomas Partey— Simply_Daniel🦁 (@SimplykingDan) March 12, 2020center_img Thomas partey played ball todayWondering why nobody is noticing him tho— J.T.P.🗣🗣🗣 (@__ojoo) March 12, 2020 Ghana please let’s be proud of Thomas Partey ,he has done a lot today ….controlling the midfield ,passes and all the rest .Thomas thanks for making Ghana proud ,we love you ❤😎🔥💫— 🕴🏽Mempeasem President 🐦🤥💙 (@AsieduMends) March 11, 2020 In Ghana’s heritage month, Thomas Partey is properly representing his motherland.AFRICAN GIANT Simply bossed that midfield at Anfield Thomas Partey #UCL #LIVATL— Brian Nel™ (@nel17brian) March 11, 2020 After the classy exhibition of power, grit, and passion, fans lavished praises on the Ghanaian international for his contribution to his side’s win. Thomas Partey was massive tonight…. He never left the middle of the pack even when it seem Liverpool kept trying to dominate…… I doff— Doctor Quack (Masseur) (@Fablebarz) March 12, 2020Some fans traveled some distance to watch Thomas Partey boss Anfield.Thomas Partey our saviourAnti- Liverpool fansAdrian is not a keeperKnust doing the most…..— Courage Bryan Benedict (@CourageBryan) March 12, 2020“Please sign Thomas Partey”.Some Manchester United fans begging to have the Ghanaian midfield dynamo in their team for next [email protected] Please sign Thomas Partey #ParteyIN #GlazersOut #WoodwardOut #SackWoodward @ManUtd— NASEEM (@Naseem1008) March 12, 2020last_img read more

Wellington Fire/EMS Report: Feb. 29 – March 6, 2016

first_img2-Mar8:37 PMTransfer to Wichita 2-Mar12:25 PMTransfer to Wichita 6-Mar11:04 AMGrass Fire1000 block S. Hoover 29-Feb6:43 AMMedical Trauma500 block N. Plum 6-Mar8:15 AMMedical Trauma100 block W. Botkin 6-Mar8:34 PMTransfer to Wichita 29-Feb11:10 AMGrass FireWellington Lake 5-Mar11:42 PMVehicle Accident1400 block S. Seneca 29-Feb7:40 PMTransfer to Wichita 5-Mar1:33 PMGrass Fire200 block S. Ridge Road 5-Mar11:12 AMGrass FireOliver & 50th Street 4-Mar2:34 PMMedical Emergency400 block Circle 3-Mar11:11 AMTransfer to Wichita 1-Mar10:41 AMFire Alarm900 block N. woodlawn 1-Mar12:23 PMGrass FireKansas Turnpike 1-Mar5:53 PMIllegal BurnWaldo & Douglas 5-Mar3:41 AMVehicle Accident800 block E. 50th Avenue 1-Mar11:15 PMStructure FireBelle PlaineRural Follow us on Twitter. 2-Mar10:19 AMMedical Emergency1200 block South G 6-Mar8:42 PMGrass Fire500 block S. Oliver 2-Mar11:46 AMMedical Emergency200 block W. 8th 2-Mar3:00 PMCarbon Monoxide Check1300 block E. Lincoln 1-Mar4:11 PMTransfer to Wichita 2-Mar8:30 PMMedical Emergency200 block E. 19th 29-Feb11:11 AMTransfer to Wichita Sumner Newscow report — The weekly log report for the Wellington Fire/EMS Department for Feb. 29 to March 6, 2016 is as follows: 1-Mar9:21 AMMedical Emergency100 block W. Botkin 2-Mar12:32 AMMedical Trauma100 block W. Botkin 29-Feb2:10 PMLift Assist700 block W. Harvey 3-Mar11:21 PMMedical Trauma500 block N. Plum 6-Mar4:15 PMDumpster Fire20 Industrial 2-Mar11:35 PMTransfer to Wichita 5-Mar1:18 PMGrass Fire200 block E 15th Street 6-Mar11:36 AMCar FireKansas Turnpike 6-Mar4:02 PMMedical Emergency200 block W. Maple 5-Mar11:06 PMMedical Emergency1000 block College 29-Feb9:55 AMLift Assist700 block W. Harvey 29-Feb1:38 PMTransfer to Wichita 29-Feb9:40 PMTransfer to Wichita 29-Feb8:05 AMMedical Emergency400 block South C 29-Feb12:01 AMTransfer to Wichita 3-Mar6:25 PMMedical Trauma900 block N. Poplar 6-Mar4:20 PMGrass Fire600 block E. 35th Street Wellington Fire & EMS Weekly Run Log 2-Mar6:25 PMLift Assist700 block W. Harvey 6-Mar10:18 AMDisregarded Enroute Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments 6-Mar11:30 PMMedical Emergency700 block W. Harveylast_img read more